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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 38, Iss. 22 — Nov. 15, 2013
  • pp: 4743–4746

Nondecaying surface plasmon polaritons in linear chains of silver nanospheroids

Ilia L. Rasskazov, Sergei V. Karpov, and Vadim A. Markel  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 38, Issue 22, pp. 4743-4746 (2013)

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We consider propagation of surface plasmon polaritons in linear chains of equidistant metallic nanospheroids. We show that, for suitably chosen parameters, the propagation is free of spatial decay in spite of the full account of absorptive losses in the metal.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(240.5420) Optics at surfaces : Polaritons
(240.6680) Optics at surfaces : Surface plasmons
(250.5530) Optoelectronics : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons
(250.5403) Optoelectronics : Plasmonics

ToC Category:
Optics at Surfaces

Original Manuscript: August 1, 2013
Revised Manuscript: October 9, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: October 10, 2013
Published: November 12, 2013

Ilia L. Rasskazov, Sergei V. Karpov, and Vadim A. Markel, "Nondecaying surface plasmon polaritons in linear chains of silver nanospheroids," Opt. Lett. 38, 4743-4746 (2013)

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